Hunter Coblentz (b.1988) is a Canadian composer living in London, England. He is Composer-in-Residence at Handel House (2015-17). Recent premieres have included a work composed for The London Philharmonic Orchestra, an RPS/Cheltenham Music Festival commission (Fidelio Trio), and a Handel House commission for soprano, organ, & recorder quartet.
Hunter has been a recipient of the Royal Philharmonic Society composition prize, a SOCAN young Canadian composer award, and prizes for best free composition & best orchestral work at the 2015 Antonín Dvořák Composition Competition in Prague (2nd overall). He holds a Master of Music in composition with distinction from The Royal College of Music.